Wayne County Information

Wayne in Georgia occupies 649 square miles and has a 2006 population of 28,895, a change from a 2000 population of 26,569 and 22,356 in 1990. 13.1% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 16% percent is 25-35, and 15.2% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 32 acts of violent crime reported in Wayne in 2004, a change from reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 669 people: 5.6% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 4.8%.

Read more about Wayne, Georgia in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyWayne 
StateGeorgia 
Land Area649 sq. milesRanked 1,579 of 3,140
Population 200628,895Ranked 1,449 of 3,140
Population 200528,536 
Population 200026,569Ranked 1,497 of 3,140
Population 199022,356Ranked 1,561 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion78.4% 
African American20.2% 
Asian American.6% 
Native American.2% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 57.2% 
Population 5 to 1413.4% 
Population 15 to 2413.1% 
Population 25 to 3416% 
Population 35 to 4415.2% 
Population 45 to 5413.7% 
Population 55 to 6410.1% 
Population 65 to 746.7% 
Population 75 and up4.5% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes32 
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes  
Robberies2 
Aggravated Assaults30 
Total Property Crimes546
Burglaries13 
Larceny Thefts40 
Motor Vehicle Thefts1 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population11,97311,398
Unemployed Population669552
Unemployment Rate5.6%4.8%

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